TIMOTHY LILJEGREN
European Skater - TORONTO, AHL
Final Rank:6Midterm Rank:7
Position:DefensemanShoots:Right
Height:6' 0"Weight:188
Born:April 30, 1999Hometown:Angelholm, Sweden
Born in:Kristianstad, SWE
Drafted: 2017: TOR (1st Round / 17th Overall) 

• Liljegren collected 1-4—5 in 19 games with Rogle of the Swedish Hockey League in 2016-17 and added 5-2—7 in 12 regular-season contests with Rogle’s junior team in 2016-17. Representing Rogle’s junior team in the postseason, Liljegren produced 1-4—6 in three games.

• He made his SHL debut in 2015-16, recording 1-4—5 in 19 games. That same season, he added 7-15—22 in the regular season (29 GP) and 1-2—3 in the playoffs (3 GP) with Rogle’s junior team.

• Internationally, the 2016-17 season saw Liljegren represent Sweden at the 2017 Under-18 World Championship (0-2—2 in 7 GP) and the 2016 Ivan Hlinka Memorial (1-6—7 in 9 GP). A year prior, Liljegren won a silver medal with Sweden at the 2016 Under-18 World Championship (1-5—6 in 7 GP) and was named to the tournament All-Star Team at the 2015 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge (3-2—5 in 6 GP).

• Models his style of play after Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson and Kings defenseman Drew Doughty.

• Lists Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson as his childhood hockey idol.


GETTING TO KNOW TIMOTHY:

If I could "Carpool Karaoke" with any celebrity it would be: Vance Joy

TV show I recently binge-watched: Californication

The celebrity that always makes me laugh: Kevin Hart

The app I spend too much time on: Snapchat

At an all-you-can-eat buffet I go straight for the: Fried Chicken

The coolest person I've ever met:
Peter Forsberg

Athlete I admire most: Erik Karlsson, Nicklas Lidstrom

One thing people don't usually know about me: I like fishing

If I could be any superhero I would be: Spider-Man

I am inspired by: Underdogs

I am afraid of: Snakes

I dream of: Playing in the NHL


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STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAPPIM
2016-2017ROGLESWEDEN191454
2016-2017ROGLE JR.SWEDEN-JR.125278
2016-2017SWE (2017 IIHF U18 World Championship)ITLTOUR70224
2016-2017TIMRASWEDEN-250114
2016-2017SWE U18 (Ivan Hlinka Memorial 2016)ITLTOUR51342
2016-2017SWE U18 (5-Nations tournament in Sundsvall 2017)ITLTOUR40332
2015-2016ROGLE JR.SWEDEN-JR.297152226
2015-2016ROGLESWEDEN191454
2015-2016SWE (2016 IIHF U18 World Championship)ITLTOUR71560
2015-2016SWEDEN (2015 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge)NATOUR63256
2015-2016SWE U18 (5 Nations Tournament - Rauma 2016)ITLTOUR40110
2015-2016ROGLE U18SWE-JR. U1820000
2014-2015ROGLE U18SWE-JR. U1828713208